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Wimberly heads and Kirk Photo

mwagner1

Burnet, US
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Mon 23-Oct-00 02:45 PM

Hello.....

I was planning on buying a Wimberly head, but I saw on Kirk Photo's web site, at www.kirkphoto.com, that they have a new tripod head (called King Kobra) that is similar to what the Wimberly is intended to do.

Does anyone here have any experience with either company??

I did meet the folks from Wimberly here in Austin at the NANPA convention. I saw one of their heads supporting a 600mm telephoto lens. The Wimberly seemed to be extremely solid. The Kirk Phot unit looks pretty nice as well...

Any experiences or ideas????

Thanks....

Mark

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